What is an AAAA Record?

An AAAA Record maps a human-readable hostname (i.e. massivedns.com – or – www.massivedns.com – or – store.massivedns.com) to an IPv6 address (i.e. 2001:0db8:85a3:0042:1000:8a2e:0370:7334) AAAA Records live within your domain nameservers.

What are Glue Records / Child Nameservers / Private Nameservers?

Glue records are the binding (or glue) of IP addresses to your nameservers, e.g. ns1.domain.com = 8.8.8.8 ns2.domain.com = 8.8.4.4 Glue records are held at the parent (GTLD / ccTLD / sGTLD) nameservers. Example Scenario: Domain Nameservers Without Glue Records … Continued